William Jewell College

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Private college in Liberty, Missouri founded in 1849

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About William Jewell College

According to Wikipedia, William Jewell College is a private liberal arts college in Liberty, Missouri. It was founded in 1849 by members of the Missouri Baptist Convention and endowed with $10,000 by William Jewell. It was associated with the Missouri Baptist Convention for over 150 years until its separation in 2003 and is now an independent institution. Since becoming a nonsectarian institution, the college's enrollment has fallen by approximately 40% to 739 students in 2018. Jewell is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.

William Jewell College Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual Applications Acceptance Graduation Rate Median SAT Score Median ACT Score
1,585 36% 67% 1190 24

How Much Does William Jewell College Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)
Price by Family Income
Income Average Net Cost
0 - 30K $16,989
30K - 48K $17,796
48K - 75K $25,211
75K - 110K $29,584
110K+ $30,893

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

How Much Do William Jewell College Graduates Make?

If you graduate from William Jewell College, then you can expect to earn an average of $51,300 per year. You also have a 93% chance of being employed after 10 years.

William Jewell College's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student Body Under-Grads Graduates
777 772 5

Where is William Jewell College?

William Jewell College is located at 500 College Hill, Liberty MO 64068-1896

How Safe is William Jewell College?

Liberty has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%.

What Is William Jewell College Known For?

William Jewell College is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

William Jewell College's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are William Jewell College's Most Influential Alumni?

William Jewell College's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Physics, Chemistry, and Philosophy. Here are some of William Jewell College's most famous alumni:

Dallas Willard
Dallas Willard
An American philosopher.
Don Page
Don Page
A Canadian physicist.
Terry Teachout
Terry Teachout
An American writer.
Robin Carnahan
An American government official.
Harold E. Brooks
Harold E. Brooks
An American meteorologist and storm chaser.
Cyrus Avery
An American businessman.
David Ring
An American evangelist.
Orvar Swenson
Orvar Swenson
An American pediatric surgeon.
James J. Jenkins
James J. Jenkins
An American psychology professor.
Donald Marolf
An American physicist.
Homer Drew
An American basketball coach.
Edwin Charles Boulton
An American bishop .